Oda Nobukatsu

Oda NobukatsuOda Nobukatsu (1558 – June 10, 1630) was a Japanese samurai of the Azuchi–Momoyama period. He was the second son of Oda Nobunaga. He survived the decline of the Oda clan from political prominence, becoming a daimyo in the early Edo period.

Oda Nobutomo

Oda NobutomoOda Nobutomo (10 May 1555) was a Japanese warlord during the Sengoku period. He was head of the Kiyosu Oda faction of the Oda clan, and ruled the four southern districts of Owari Province as shugodai.

Oda Nobutada

Oda NobutadaOda Nobutada (1557 – June 21, 1582) was the eldest son of Oda Nobunaga, and a samurai who fought in many battles during the Sengoku period. He commanded armies under his father in battles against Matsunaga Hisahide and against the Takeda clan.

Baseball: Samurai Japan Blanks Taiwan In Series Opener

Baseball: Samurai Japan blanks Taiwan in series openerSamurai Japan started its countdown to the 2017 World Baseball Classic on Saturday with a 5-0 win in the first of two games against Taiwan.
Yakult Swallows catcher Yuhei Nakamura broke the ice in the bottom of the second inning with a two-out, two-run double to put Japan in front.

Oda Nobunaga

Oda NobunagaOda Nobunaga (About this sound Oda Nobunaga, June 23, 1534 – June 21, 1582) was a powerful daimyo of Japan in the late 16th century who attempted to unify Japan during the late Sengoku period.

Oda Nobuhide

Oda NobuhideOda Nobuhide (1510 – April 8, 1551) was a warlord and magistrate of lower Owari Province during the Sengoku period of Japan. His father was Oda Nobusada and Nobuhide was the father of Oda Nobunaga.

Niwa Nagashige

Niwa NagashigeNiwa Nagashige (May 11, 1571 – April 30, 1637) was a Japanese daimyo who served the Oda clan. Nagashige was the eldest son of Niwa Nagahide and married an adopted daughter of Oda Nobunaga. He took part in his first campaign in 1583, assisting his father in the battles against Shibata Katsuie. In the Battle of Nagakute, at the age of thirteen, Nagashige led a troop of Niwa clan in the place of his father, who was ill.

Niwa Nagahide

Niwa NagahideNiwa Nagahide (October 16, 1535 – May 15, 1585), also known as Gorōzaemon was a Japanese samurai of the Sengoku through Azuchi-Momoyama periods of the 16th century. He served as a retainer to the Oda clan, and was eventually a daimyo in his own right.

Niiro Tadamoto

Niiro TadamotoNiiro Tadamoto (1526 – 16 January 1611) was a retainer of Satsuma daimyo Shimazu Yoshihisa. Jiroshirō is one of his other names.
Tadamoto held Oguchi castle in Satsuma province. In the service of Shimazu Yoshihisa he fought in many battles and in 1586 was responsible for bringing down the Ôtomo's Toshimitsu castle.